Emerging Europe

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Industry Trend Analysis - Mondel?z M&A Cooled But Still Possible - DEC 2017

Mondel?z's company history, including a bid for Hershey and through its previous association with Kraft, suggests that it may be interested in acquiring another confectionary business. This would be done to boost its North American revenues in our view, and we highlight Nestle's unit as potentially attractive. We don't believe it will be brought back into Kraft Heinz however, as a merger wouldn...

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Industry Trend Analysis - Limited Risk Of EU Action On Dual Food Standards - OCT 2017

The EU will conduct further research into dual food quality standards in response to the concerns of Eastern European members, but the findings are unlikely to lead to disruptive policy intervention for now. That said, a radical overhaul of food quality standards could lead to significant shifts in demand patterns, constituting an unlikely but significant medium-term risk to our consumption...

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Company Trend Analysis - PepsiCo International Operations Critical To Future Prospects - OCT 2017

US-based food and beverage producer PepsiCo is split into six major divisions: PepsiCo Americas Beverages, Frito-Lay North America, PepsiCo Europe, Latin America Foods, PepsiCo AMEA (Asia, Middle East and Africa) and Quaker Foods North America. For most of its soft drink brands, Pepsi North American Beverages (PNAB) manufactures and sells concentrate to licensed bottlers, who sell the branded...

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